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Ghat, Ghats: Mountain Pass, River Bank

India is a country of ghats: the Western Ghats and Eastern Ghats. India is a country of ghats on rivers and lakes...

Goat: Billy, Nanny, Wether, the Nilgiris Tahr, Doeling, Kid

Goat is an agile, hollow-horned ruminant of the family Bovidae. It is closely related to sheep, native to rocky and mountainous regions....

Dhole: The Wild Dog

Dhole is an endangered wild dog. It is also known as Indian wild dog, Asiatic wild dog, red dog, or red fox....

Wit, Wits, Wit’s End or Wits’ End

WIT, WITS, At One’s Wit’s End or At One’s Wits’ End? WIT: Wit means reasoning power,...

Abeunt Studia in Mores: Pursuits Become Habits

Abeunt Studia in Mores The Latin phrase abeunt studia in mores is ascribed to the poetry of Ovid,...

Pro, PRO, Pro Bono, Pro Bono Publico

Pro bono means something done for free, something done for the public good, something done for free for public welfare, something done...

Langur, Gray Langur (Hanuman Langur), Languor

Langur & Languor LANGUR: Gray langur, (Semnopithecus), is also knowns as Hanuman langur. Grey langurs...

Ascension, Ascension Day

Ascension, Ascension Day, Holy Thursday, Ascension Thursday Did you notice the Ascension Day, also known as Holy...

Tortoise and Turtle

Turtles and tortoises are reptiles, and are related. Both of them have the distinctive protective gear in which the head and the...

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